Posted on July 13, 2018
Are you a Twin Cities homeowner experiencing mold on your double hung windows? If so, this article will show you how to clean the mold from your windows and take proper steps to prevent it from returning.
Mold typically forms on windowsills when condensation and moisture collect around the window. The moisture that produces mold can come from a variety of sources:
When moisture sits on the sill for extended periods, mold starts to form. The mold is usually a green or black color. Green mold is pretty common in homes and is relatively easy to remove. Black mold is rarer, but more hazardous to your health. Black mold should be assessed and removed by a professional.
If you're removing mold from the sills of your double hung windows, here are the steps to take:
There are a few ways to help reduce the chance of mold growth on your double hung windowsills.
Investing in new windows to prevent mold might seem drastic. But the truth is that if your current windows are producing mold, they're also causing you other problems. In addition to the higher energy bills mentioned above, your current windows probably don't operate as well as they used to and are likely reducing the curb appeal and value of your home.
Fortunately, the best double hung windows in the Twin Cities DON'T cost an arm and a leg. With our genuinely lower prices and excellent financing, we make getting superior windows easily within reach.
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When you see all the features packed in our windows, it's easy to see why:
Also worth noting: Our vinyl double hung windows have shown to be 23 times more airtight than wood double hung windows from big-name manufacturers like Pella and Marvin…and 15 times more airtight than vinyl double hung windows from brands like Alside and Champion.
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